This intensive course consists of the standard 20 group lesson hours per week, from 09:00 until 13:30, and then in the afternoon it offers 4 hours per week (2 sessions of 2 hours) of lessons on a conversation or cultural theme. It lasts for a minimum of 1week and is ideal for those students who wish to combine their studies of the language with Italian culture classes. Students may attend the cultural classes 2 afternoons a week from 15:00 until 17:00.
As well as being included in this (G1) course, these classes are available to students enrolled on other courses, upon payment of a supplement. Each month various cultural subjects are offered and the courses take place if there are a minimum of 5 students for each subject. The choice of course available to each student also depends on his or her linguistic level.
Starting dates: every Monday.
Duration: minimum 1 weeks.
Lesson: 18 + 8 per week.
Every month the Committee organizes social and cultural activities, such as Italian film-shows, lectures and talks on various aspects of Sienese and Italian culture (for example, the history of Siena and the Palio, Italian Opera, music, politics, fashion etc.), excursions to places of relevant cultural interest and guided tours of Siena.
The following is a typical example of our social program (normally for four weeks – this is a short version!). Monthly calendar of wide range of extra-curricular activities, including excursions through Siena and Tuscany, wine and cheese tasting, films, lectures, concerts, bike riding, parties, dinners, etc.
Very comfortable “relaxing” room for the students to socialize, sleep, or play games or the piano and guitars provided. Two courtyards and three terraces for relaxing, chatting and sunbathing! 27 newly-renovated and well-lit classrooms of varying size for individual, mini-group and large classes. Self-study center and library complete with video and cassette player and a wide selection of video and audio cassettes, supplementary coursework, books, etc. Computers Internet Point for students. Free for the owner of our card.
- 1 week: € 410 p/p
- 2 weeks: € 800 p/p
- 3 weeks: € 1195 p/p
- 4 weeks: € 1575 p/p
- Each extra week: € 395 p/p.
- Use of facilities such as the library & study zones.
- Examination Fees
- Transfer from and to the railway / Airport
- Bank charges
Note: Applications should be sent to the booking office at least 30 days before the beginning of the course together with the deposit (200,00 Euro). Please remember that in case of no show no refundable is possible.
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The School has been officially authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education. Since 1990, we represent the Siena Committee of the non-profit making our cultural organization. Founded in Rome in 1889, the aim is to promote and sustain the knowledge of Italian language and culture throughout the world.
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